Grant Writer

Job title: Grant Writer
Organization: SPCA Cincinnati
Location: Sharonville, Ohio

Job Description

Job Description:

  • Researches and identifies new government, corporate, foundations and private funding prospects.
  • Generates proposals and supporting documents in response to solicitations.
  • Generates revenues for SPCA’s programs and services through timely submission of research, written and documented grant/fund-raising proposals.
  • Develops, maintains and implements calendar for research, LOI, applications and stewardship.
  • Coordinate and follow-ups on the progress of submitted proposals.
  • Writes reports to government, corporate, foundations and other funders.
  • Develops an annual grant strategy
  • Identifies funding opportunities and new program areas to match SPCA’s priorities, using research tools.
  • Serves as a liaison to all funding agencies or organizations. (as needed)
  • Engages with program officers at organizations to solicit invitations to submit proposals.
  • Special projects as needed.

Minimum Qualifications:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

  • Bachelor’s degree in English or Communications and/or a minimum of three years in related experience in grant writing.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as statistics, ability to write reports and correspond, ability to speak effectively in a group setting.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists, ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of standard office practices, procedures, equipment, and techniques.

Please send your resume with your salary requirement and the top three reasons why you are the best candidate for this position. This is a newly created position at our Sharonville location.